Tag: Citibank

Ethanol exports up 31% on year but that’s nothing compared to 2020

Ethanol exports up 31% on year but that’s nothing compared to 2020

December 8, 2014 |

In Illinois, ethanol exports have increased 31% this year, the highest seen since 2011, but Citibank expects exports to double 2010’s levels between 2015-2020 at around 1 billion gallons per year. The longer the RFS remains in limbo, the more attractive and vital exports become. The RFA has already traveled on trade missions to Peru, […]

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Biorefinery 2015 – transformations in biofuels costs, financing

Biorefinery 2015 – transformations in biofuels costs, financing

March 25, 2013 |

The first wave of cellulosic biofuels projects are now reaching completion. But what does the next wave look like – from technology to financing? We explore the trends in our two-part Biorefinery 2015 series. It’s a remarkable story of expansion. According to a report from Tristan R. Brown and Robert C. Brown at the Bioeconomy […]

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Citibank sees green bonds as better way to fund next gen biofuels

Citibank sees green bonds as better way to fund next gen biofuels

March 18, 2013 |

In New York, Citibank says alternative forms of financing for next generation biofuels such as the World Bank’s green bonds could be the best way to bridge the funding gap. The fact that they don’t require collateralization and securitization shields investors, which could pave the way for investment in advanced biofuels facilities. Traditional capital raising […]

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